Health-Care
Regulatory
How Government Shutdowns Impact Healthcare
How Government Shutdowns Impact Healthcare
Mindy Levine, PhD | Jan 10, 2019
The immediate and lingering effects on agencies and people
Business
The Hidden Value in the Clinical Lab
The Hidden Value in the Clinical Lab
Kathleen Swanson, MS, RPh | Dec 1, 2018
Laboratory data will play a starring role in healthcare's transition from sick care to well care
News
Hypertonic Saline May Help Babies with Cystic Fibrosis Breathe Better
Hypertonic Saline May Help Babies with Cystic Fibrosis Breathe Better
American Thoracic Society | Nov 9, 2018
The study is believed to be the first randomized controlled trial in infants with CF
News
New Clinical Protocol after General Surgery Cuts Opioid Prescribing in Half
New Clinical Protocol after General Surgery Cuts Opioid Prescribing in Half
Lawson health Research Institute | Oct 26, 2018
Recognizing the role that opioid prescribing plays in the opioid crisis, a team of researchers developed a new clinical protocol called STOP Narcotics
News
Electronic Medical Records Show Promise in Reducing Unnecessary Testing
Electronic Medical Records Show Promise in Reducing Unnecessary Testing
Boston Medical Center | Oct 22, 2018
The focus on providing high-value medical care was renewed in 2012 with the release of the Choosing Wisely campaign
Q&A
Experiences in Clinical Lab Automation
Experiences in Clinical Lab Automation
Laura M. Bolt, PhD | Oct 10, 2018
Going automated can be a lengthy process, but patients ultimately benefit
News
Primary Care Strategies to Improve Health of Chronic Disease Patients
Primary Care Strategies to Improve Health of Chronic Disease Patients
University of Minnesota | Oct 4, 2018
Primary care providers are participating in several new payment models that emphasize quality and value
News
New Screening Tool Can Improve the Quality of Life for Epilepsy Patients with Sleep Apnea
New Screening Tool Can Improve the Quality of Life for Epilepsy Patients with Sleep Apnea
Rutgers University | Sep 27, 2018
Rutgers researchers publish electronic health record assessment that can identify epilepsy patients at risk for obstructive sleep apnea
News
New Means to Fight 'Un-Killable' Bacteria in Healthcare Settings
New Means to Fight 'Un-Killable' Bacteria in Healthcare Settings
| Sep 19, 2018
Scientists have identified new means of fighting drug-tolerant bacteria, a growing global threat as menacing as drug-resistant microbes